About CeBER
About CeBER
CeBER strives to equip scientists at the postgraduate level with expertise that will allow them to excel in every sector of the bioprocess arena, from research to industry. Our goal is to provide for and transform South Africa with an advancing...
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Research Areas
CeBER have five main research areas which include: Algal Biotechnology; Mineral Bioprocessing; Biocatalysis & Bioproducts; Water & the Environment; and Engineering Aspects of Bioprocesses.
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Chemical Engineering
Home to the largest national research programme, the Chemical Engineering Department provides a range of research opportunities that help tackle social and environmental challenges in South Africa, Africa and the world.
Prof. Sue Harrison
CeBER is home to an array of researchers that supervise and add expertise to projects within the Bioprocess Engineering sector. This diversity spans everything from reactor design to microbial engineering.
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Monday, 24 July 2017
CeBER Participates in Three Minute Thesis Competition

The Innovation and Research Department, at University of Cape Town (UCT), conducted their first ever Three Minute Thesis competition (3MT) on 22 February 2017. The Centre for Bioprocess Engineering Research (CeBER) were proud to see three of their students participate in this event -  Liabo Motleleng, Rajesh Sharma and Bronwyn White...

Publication Date:
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 10:15
Gordon Dodge: Filippi Spirit Award Finalist 2016

Gordon Dodge, CeBER PhD Student, has been selected as a finalist for the 2016 Filippi Spirit Award. This award is presented to student rowers who demonstrate the core values of rowing in all faculties of their lives - academic, sporting & otherwise - and through these, encourage success in the lives of others. Read more...

Publication Date:
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 14:45
WISA MWD Symposium 2016
CeBER attend WISA MWD Symposium 2016

CeBER’s Prof Sue Harrison, Dr Marijke Fagan-Endres and Dr Rob van Hille all recently attended the 2016 Water Institute of South Africa Mine Water Division (WISA MWD) Symposium as invited speakers...

Publication Date:
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 13:45
CeBER publishes four cover stories in Quest Magazine Volume 12.3

Congratulations to Bronwyn White, Jennifer Couperthwaite, Rajesh Sharma and Sarah Jones for their articles published in Quest Magazine, and to Candice Mazzolini for the beautiful photos used in the articles.

Publication Date:
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 17:00